The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Desktop Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Desktop Engineer
Rank 907 944 980
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Desktop Engineer 19 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.013% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.014% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 21
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £33,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -8.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94959 103109 113376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79822 84547 92802
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Desktop Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Desktop Engineer in the job title.

Senior Desktop Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer within the UK.

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 within the UK.

Senior Desktop Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Desktop Engineer
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Desktop Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 18 £35,000 -6.66% 2
London +6 11 £39,000 -2.50% 2
South East +16 5 £35,000 +11.11%
Surrey +3 5 £35,000 +11.11%
Greenford - 3 £50,000 -
City of London +45 2 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Uxbridge - 2 £26,000 -
North West - 1 £27,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
Leicester - 1 £32,500 -
Cobham - 1 £35,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £32,500 -
Liverpool - 1 £27,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £27,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £26,000 -
County Antrim - 1 £26,000 -
Belfast - 1 £26,000 -

Senior Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Senior Desktop Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Desktop Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (89.36%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
3 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
4 21 (44.68%) Windows 7
5 20 (42.55%) SCCM
6 19 (40.43%) TCP/IP
7 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
8 14 (29.79%) MS Office
8 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
9 13 (27.66%) Linux
9 13 (27.66%) Cisco
10 12 (25.53%) SQL
10 12 (25.53%) Citrix
10 12 (25.53%) Mac OS X
10 12 (25.53%) Windows 8
11 11 (23.40%) C
11 11 (23.40%) C#
11 11 (23.40%) DNS
11 11 (23.40%) DHCP
11 11 (23.40%) LDAP
12 10 (21.28%) WinForms
12 10 (21.28%) Perforce
12 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (21.28%) VB6
12 10 (21.28%) Subversion
12 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
12 10 (21.28%) WCF
12 10 (21.28%) WPF
12 10 (21.28%) Unix
12 10 (21.28%) FreeBSD

Senior Desktop Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (34.04%) MS Excel
2 14 (29.79%) MS Office
3 7 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (40.43%) TCP/IP
2 11 (23.40%) DHCP
2 11 (23.40%) DNS
2 11 (23.40%) LDAP
3 10 (21.28%) SNMP
4 7 (14.89%) LAN
4 7 (14.89%) WAN
5 6 (12.77%) VoIP
6 4 (8.51%) Wireless
7 3 (6.38%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (6.38%) VPN
8 2 (4.26%) FTP
9 1 (2.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
1 10 (21.28%) Subversion
1 10 (21.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Selenium
General
1 8 (17.02%) Aerospace
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Publishing
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) .NET
1 10 (21.28%) MFC
1 10 (21.28%) Qt
1 10 (21.28%) WCF
1 10 (21.28%) WinForms
1 10 (21.28%) WPF
2 1 (2.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (12.77%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) Fat Client
3 3 (6.38%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.26%) Social Media
5 1 (2.13%) NHS
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 42 (89.36%) Windows
2 21 (44.68%) Windows 7
3 14 (29.79%) Windows Server
4 13 (27.66%) Linux
5 12 (25.53%) Mac OS X
5 12 (25.53%) Windows 8
6 10 (21.28%) FreeBSD
6 10 (21.28%) Solaris
6 10 (21.28%) Unix
7 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (10.64%) Android
8 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (8.51%) Windows 10
9 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (8.51%) Windows XP
10 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
10 2 (4.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (21.28%) SDLC
1 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
2 9 (19.15%) ITIL
3 8 (17.02%) Line Management
4 7 (14.89%) Project Planning
5 6 (12.77%) Migration
6 5 (10.64%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 5 (10.64%) Incident Management
7 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.38%) Service Management
9 2 (4.26%) Analytics
9 2 (4.26%) Application Packaging
9 2 (4.26%) Workflow
10 1 (2.13%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (2.13%) People Management
10 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) C
2 11 (23.40%) C#
3 10 (21.28%) C++
3 10 (21.28%) VB
3 10 (21.28%) VB6
4 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) SC Cleared
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.26%) HND
4 1 (2.13%) MCP
4 1 (2.13%) MCSA
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.02%) XenApp
3 7 (14.89%) XenDesktop
4 6 (12.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.13%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 20 (42.55%) SCCM
2 3 (6.38%) DameWare
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) Cisco
3 12 (25.53%) Citrix
4 10 (21.28%) Perforce
5 8 (17.02%) VMware
6 6 (12.77%) Apple
7 4 (8.51%) HP
8 3 (6.38%) Dell
9 2 (4.26%) Google
9 2 (4.26%) Symantec
10 1 (2.13%) Adobe
10 1 (2.13%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle
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Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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